What is plagiarism?
Dictionary.com defines plagiarism as the unauthorized use or close imitation of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own original work.
Plagiarism.org provides education tips on plagiarism prevention, details on different types of plagiarism, plagiarism facts and information on how to cite sources.
How can I avoid plagiarising?
Use EasyBib, an automatic bibliography and citation tool, to help avoid plagiarism and create MLA style citations for your works-cited pages on research papers.
Use Turnitin, which has been helping millions of students and faculty to improve writing and research skills, encourage collaborative online learning and ensure originality of student work.